Sensible Solutions for Refurbished Radiology

Visit Atlantis Worldwide at AHRMM & AHRA SHOWS JULY 28-31

Posted by Vikki Harmonay on Tue, Jul 23, 2013 @ 12:07 PM

Two of the most important shows in the medical imaging and health care industry are scheduled for the same weekend this year—and half a country apart.  AHRMM will be in San Diego and AHRA will be in Minneapolis.  Atlantis Worldwide is excited because members of our team will be at both shows!
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Topics: Refurbished medical imaging equipment, Imaging Industry Meetings

Medical equipment dealers will need GPO contracts to compete

Posted by Vikki Harmonay on Thu, Jul 18, 2013 @ 15:07 PM

July 18, 2013
by Loren Bonner , DOTmed News Online Editor

Jeff Weiss, CEO of Atlantis Worldwide , has been in the refurbished medical equipment business for over 20 years. His company has survived many changes in the market. He shares his opinions on some of the challenges facing dealers and sellers in today's shifting health care environment. Here's an edited version of our conversation.

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Topics: Medical Imaging Equipment, Refurbished medical imaging equipment, Medical Imaging News

Refurbishing a C-Arm Inside and Out

Posted by Vikki Harmonay on Fri, Oct 19, 2012 @ 10:10 AM

Purchasing a refurbished C-Arm is a great investment for a private practice that is just starting out, a cost-conscious hospital looking to upgrade their radiology equipment, or any medical facility that is looking for a sensible solution while maintaining a high quality of care. The catch in this market is what “refurbished” means to one company may be different from what “refurbished” means to another. Some companies say they refurbish C-Arms, but in reality all they do is give the C-arm a paint job, and while that’s important, it’s not enough. So before you get to the buying stage, make sure you read this article, it will clearly outline all the things you should know and expect from a refurbished C-Arm. 

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Topics: C-Arm, Imaging Equipment Solutions, Refurbished medical imaging equipment

Radiology Imaging Attendees Flock to RSNA in Chicago: Insider Scoop!

Posted by Vikki Harmonay on Fri, Sep 28, 2012 @ 12:09 PM

The 98th RSNA Annual meeting is the largest medical meeting in the U.S., with 58,000 expected to attend.  With that many radiologist, medical physicists and medical professionals in one place, advance planning will be your key to success—whether it’s finding the perfect equipment for your facility, or landing reservations at the hottest restaurants in town! 

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Topics: Refurbished medical imaging equipment, Imaging Industry Meetings

Relocating Medical Imaging Equipment: Five Easy Steps

Posted by Vikki Harmonay on Wed, Sep 12, 2012 @ 12:09 PM

So you’ve bought the latest, greatest new medical imaging equipment (or were super-smart and bought refurbished medical imaging equipment from Atlantis Worldwide.)  Now you’ve got to move the old equipment to its new space three floors down.  Or maybe you’re renovating your facility and need to move your medical imaging equipment to the storage room just down the hall.  Well, if you’ve ever tried moving a king-sized mattress down a flight of stairs or great grandma’s armoire just down the hall, you know moving is rarely easy and actually requires intelligent preparation.

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Topics: Medical Imaging Equipment, Imaging Equipment Solutions, Refurbished medical imaging equipment

Fashionable Do’s and Don’ts of Refurbished Imaging Equipment

Posted by Vikki Harmonay on Mon, Jul 30, 2012 @ 15:07 PM

We’ve all seen the Fashion Do’s and Don’ts on TV and in fashion magazines.  Like “DON’T wear a black thong under white sheer pants when shopping at Wal-Mart,” or “DO wear an outrageous chapeau when attending a Kentucky Derby party.”

Well, fashion faux pas may be embarrassing, but buying the wrong refurbished imaging equipment can be extremely costly, ineffective and downright frustrating to your clinic, hospital, surgical center, imaging group or practice. 

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Topics: Medical Imaging Equipment, Refurbished medical imaging equipment, Imaging Equipment Solutions

So what is it you do again?

Posted by Vikki Harmonay on Mon, Apr 30, 2012 @ 09:04 AM

Most kids grow up with dreams of becoming a firefighter, a rock star or a famous sports figure.  As Atlantis Worldwide LLC CEO and founder Jeff Weiss said, “It’s not like I woke up one day and said—“Hey, I think I want to sell refurbished imaging solutions worldwide.  It’s just where my skills, talents, connections and luck led me.”

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Topics: Medical Imaging Equipment, Refurbished medical imaging equipment, Used Medical Imaging Equipment

This big idea in imaging system sales was born in a tiny apartment

Posted by Vikki Harmonay on Thu, Apr 19, 2012 @ 13:04 PM

We’ve all heard the stories:  two guys build a gadget in a garage in Northern California and it ends up launching a multi billion dollar company.  Another entrepreneur turns a passion for coffee into a worldwide destination for caffeine consumption.  Or, in the silence of a lab, a new drug is developed that can cure a disease.  They all have one thing in common:  someone recognized a need, and came up with a solution.

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Topics: Medical Imaging Equipment, Refurbished medical imaging equipment, Used Medical Imaging Equipment